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  • WikiLeaks: NSA spied on French presidents

    WASHINGTON A new trans-Atlantic diplomatic storm may be brewing. The National Security Agency eavesdropped on confidential conversations of French President Francois Hollande, his two predecessors and other senior French officials, according to top-...
  • Allez Paris: French capital launches bid for 2024 Olympics

    Declaring they have learned from their past mistakes and failures, French officials launched a bid Tuesday to bring the Olympics to Paris in 2024 — 100 years after the games were last held in the city. Paris became the fourth city to enter the 2024...
  • Diplomats seek to calm Ukraine fighting, break stalemate

    The foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany tried Tuesday to revive high-end diplomatic efforts to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, amid escalating fighting that is throwing doubts on a shaky peace accord. Russian Foreign Minister...
  • French president holds emergency meeting over NSA intercepts

    French President Francois Hollande is holding an emergency meeting with the country's top security officials to respond to WikiLeaks documents saying that the U.S. National Security Agency eavesdropped on the last three French presidents. A French...
  • Biz-friendly France? Economy chief in US to seek investment

    France's economy minister is heading to the U.S. on Wednesday to urge more American companies to invest in the country, as he tries to reform the rules and image of a nation with a reputation for strikes and high labor costs. Macron, a former...
  • Back off Uber, let courts decide, France tells taxi vigilantes

    PARIS France called on taxi drivers to let courts sanction Uber Technologies Inc. instead of taking the law into their own hands after a user of the app-based service was hurt in Lyon. "It's not up to the taxi drivers to enforce the law," government...
  • A French take on the U.S. presidential race

     A French take on the U.S. presidential race
    I visited friends last week in Brittany, the French province whose wild Atlantic coast resembles Northern California or Maine. And what do you think a dinner table full of smart French people wanted to talk about? The American presidential campaign. I'...
  • WikiLeaks: NSA eavesdropped on last 3 French presidents

    WikiLeaks: NSA eavesdropped on last 3 French presidents
    WikiLeaks published documents late Tuesday that it says show the U.S. National Security Agency eavesdropped on the last three French presidents, releasing material which appeared to capture officials in Paris talking candidly about Greece's economy,...
  • Iran, EU hold nuclear talks as June 30 deadline nears

    Iran's foreign minister dropped in on a meeting of his EU counterparts on Monday, predicting intense and difficult days ahead before a June 30 deadline to strike a deal with world powers over Tehran's nuclear program. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad...
  • Iran, EU hold nuclear talks as deadline nears

    Iran's foreign minister and European Union counterparts held talks on Monday in an effort to reach a deal over Tehran's nuclear program before a June 30 deadline. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif held private talks with counterparts from...
  • Putin discusses Ukraine in call with Merkel, Hollande

    The Kremlin says leaders of Russia, France and Germany have discussed the Ukraine crisis before a new round of diplomatic efforts. It said that Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke over the phone Monday with French President Francois Hollande and...